Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
0 selections
Log In
0 selections
lots of lots
Lot 0288
Plat (Sir Hugh) The Jewel House of Art and Nature: containing Divers Rare and Profitable Inventions, together with sundry new experiments in in [sic] the Art of Husbandry. With divers Chymical Conclusions concerning the Art of Distillation, second edition, title with woodcut border, woodcut illustrations, title creased, first gathering a little damp-stained, shaved at foot, with occasional loss to signatures and catch-words, R3 with hole to margin, not affecting text, 2G1 with 2 chips to foot, touching text, 20th century half calf, [Bitting p.373; Kress 889; Goldsmiths' 1294; Simon BG 1186; Wing P2390], printed by Elizabeth Alsop, and are to be sold at her house in Grubstreet, near the Upper Pump, 1653.

Starting Bid


Buyer's Premium

  • 30% up to £100,000.00
  • 25% up to £1,000,000.00
  • 17% above £1,000,000.00

Plat (Sir Hugh) The Jewel House of Art and Nature:

Wed, Jul 11, 2018 9:30 AM UTC
Auction starts in
19 Days16 Hrs52 Min56 Sec
£100 Bids
Interested in this item?Save to 'Saved Items' to access later.
Register to Bid
Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Justin Phillips
Early and Continental Printing
220 Queenstown Road
London, SW8 4LP
United Kingdom
Ask a Question|